Category Archive for: ‘Real Estate Law’

Austin Court of Appeals Affirms Judgment Obtained by The Snell Law Firm
On April 27, 2017, the Third District Court of Appeals upheld a final judgment obtained by The Snell Law Firm in a property easement dispute. Our clients have found relief after a two year battle with their neighbors. The clients’ homestead relies on a well that offers them their only source of potable water, but […]
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Senior Counsel J.R. Skrabanek Quoted in Notsitting.com Article
J.R. Skrabanek, of the Snell Law Firm, was recently featured in the April 18, 2017 notsitting.com article, “The Law of Standing Desks.” NotSitting.com focuses exclusively on adjustable and standing desks that have proven to increase work productivity and improve your health. Many of us at the Snell Law Firm have transitioned to adjustable sit-stand desks […]
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Senior Counsel J.R. Skrabanek Quoted in Entrepreneur.com Article
J.R. Skrabanek, Senior Counsel at the Snell Law Firm, was quoted in the April 6, 2017 Entrepreneur.com article, “3 Easy Ways to Royally Muck Up Your Freelance Contracts.” Entrepreneur is a North American magazine and website that carries news stories about entrepreneurship, small business management, and business. Have you been on the losing side of […]
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J.R. Skrabanek Volunteers at Women’s Resource Fair 2017
On Saturday, April 8, Senior Counsel J.R. Skrabanek volunteered at the Travis County Women’s Resource Fair. J.R. provided advice and counsel to a number of economically distressed women having trouble finding legal representation in Central Texas. Organized by the Austin Young Lawyers Association (AYLA), the Women’s Resource Fair is a comprehensive all day program that […]
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Jason Snell Testifies Before Texas House of Representatives
On Monday, March 27, Jason Snell testified before the Texas House of Representatives Business and Industry Committee, in opposition to House Bill 1821. This legislation would amend the Texas Property Code to allow landlords to increase rent late fees to 8 percent of rent and 2 percent per day thereafter. If passed, HB 1821 would […]
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J.R. Skrabanek Elected Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation
The Snell Law Firm is proud to announce that J.R. Skrabanek has been elected as a Fellow to the Texas Bar Foundation. Mr. Skrabanek’s invitation was extended by the Texas Bar Foundation Board of Trustees in recognition of his “outstanding professional achievements and . . . demonstrated commitment to the improvement of the justice system […]
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Senior Counsel J.R. Skrabanek Quoted in U.S. News & World Report Article
Snell Firm Senior Counsel J.R. Skrabanek was quoted in the U.S. News & World Report article, “How to Break a Contract Without Paying Dearly,” on February 24, 2017. In the article, Mr. Skrabanek offers simple yet effective advice to help mitigate consumers’ damages in contract disputes. The full article can be found here. Based in […]
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Jason W. Snell Becomes Fellow of the American Bar Foundation
The Snell Law Firm is proud to announce Jason Snell’s nomination to the Fellow of the American Bar Foundation (ABF).  Mr. Snell’s invitation was extended upon the recommendation of the national officers of The Fellows and Fellows leadership in “recognition of a lawyer whose public and private career has demonstrated outstanding dedication to the welfare […]
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The Snell Law Firm Wins Trial for Clients in a Travis County Real Estate Dispute
On Friday, October 28, after a lengthy legal battle and a bench trial in Travis County District Court, The Snell Law Firm obtained a victory for clients David and Wendy Salazar, who were sued over a home they sold in 2013.  Travis County District Court Judge Karin Crump also awarded the Salazars more than $33,000 […]
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